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Weed stocks surging during pandemic

UNDATED – (AP) Cannabis stocks are flying high as investors see green following a recent surge in marijuana sales as people forced to stay home because of the coronavirus pandemic stock up. Shares in most of the big cannabis companies are up sharply this week following reports of a spike

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Navy toilets require $400,000 fix

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) – A U.S. Government Accountability Office report has found that repeatedly clogged toilets on two Virginia-based Navy aircraft carriers could require treatments that cost $400,000 each to clear the pipes. An accountability office employee told The Virginian-Pilot the pipes

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Nuns offer advice on staying inside

LISBON, Portugal (AP) – A community of nuns living in silence at a Portuguese convent have offered tips on how to make the best of being stuck at home during the COVID-19 outbreak. The nuns living in central Portugal say people should take the opportunity to develop their creative side and

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